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John Dummelow's Commentary on the Bible

Esther 10



Verses 1-3

The Greatness of Mordecai

1. The isles of the sea] or, 'coast lands,' i.e. the countries bordering on the Mediterranean. The description of the king's dominion serves to enhance the glory of Mordecai, who was his minister.

3. Seeking the wealth] i.e. seeking to promote their welfare: cp. Ezra 9:12.


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Dummelow, John. "Commentary on Esther 10:4". "John Dummelow's Commentary on the Bible". 1909.

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